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Cable Route TR 
Direct Northwast Face (aka Left Half Dome Crack) TR 
Harrison's Peanut 
Tissiack TR 
Zenith TR 


YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a Hueco: V0 Font: 4 PG13

Type:  TR, Boulder, 25'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a Hueco: V0 Font: 4 [details]
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Submitted By: Tyler Logan on Mar 14, 2008

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JT working the tall crack, and making headway.


The better and slightly longer of the two cracks on the north face of the larger Half Dome boulder. Fun lie-backing and some nice fingerlocks lead to a committing crux at top. Bolts existed on top last I checked, so this and its neighboring crack are easily toproped.


The righthand crack of the two prominent cracks on the north face


toprope or OTD boulder problem

Photos of Tissiack Slideshow Add Photo
Don't fall here
Don't fall here
Half Dome North Topo
BETA PHOTO: Half Dome North Topo
Right Crack 5.8
Right Crack 5.8
North face Topo
BETA PHOTO: North face Topo

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By Drew Hecht
Jul 2, 2011
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  V0 4

FUN. I do this as a boulder problem now although, when I started climbing this was done as a toprope. Great moves. I wish it was longer.
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Mar 23, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  V0 4 PG13

Used to run laps on this in my tennis shoes. Actually the base has eroded away over the years, but the landing has gotten better.
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